A recent post on LinkedIn caught my eye. It was about another yacht/boat syndication going under. Now first of all, this is a concept which intrigues me and one I have written of before. However, this time around, something occurred to me: they are not failing because of money but because of love. The post…
It is all about the base: how to build a team
Anyone who has ever played in a musical ensemble will tell you there is a hierarchy of sound. The base sounds of the brass, double basses and bassoons, for instance, should be prominent to create the depth. As you progress up the octaves to the wind and stringed instruments, their role changes to creating the…
It is personal now.
The future of the Australian yachting industry.
Beyond the Far East?
Originally published 17 August 2016 on LinkedIn. I have a pet hate. It is the term “The Far East”. In my experience it is usually uttered by Europeans with a little more of a patronising tone than I can bear as they say “Yes, we really must consider our strategy for the Far East”. In respect to…
The Darwinism of Boat Shows
It is the survival of the fittest.